Start by writing down a mission statement that will remind you about the passion you want to share, and help others to align to your cause.
Having a business plan in place will also help you to focus on your day-to-day operations and what you need to do to make money living that passion, and sustaining it.
This article was written by guest contributor Sean Kinney, an award-winning entertainer and filmmaker.
His company 1 Stooge Entertainment offers creative consulting to companies and individuals looking to take their brand to the next level.] Most people hear terms like “the Film business” or “the Music business,” and they only focus on the first part.
If you started any other type of business without an accountant or an attorney to guide you, you would be looked at as crazy; however, in the world of art, you are looked at as crazy if you start with them.
This is a big disconnect, and you should approach your artistic career from a more logical point of view.
” The last time we ordered download cards we got a great deal, which expanded our ability to make a profit at live shows.
You can still meet your needed mark-up and please your fans; you just need to be smart about it.
While doing so, I found a lot of repetitive issues.
Here are ten tips to help you handle your business properly.